May 2022 Weather History in Christchurch New Zealand

The data for this report comes from the Christchurch International Airport. See all nearby weather stations

This report shows the past weather for Christchurch, providing a weather history for May 2022. It features all historical weather data series we have available, including the Christchurch temperature history for May 2022. You can drill down from year to month and even day level reports by clicking on the graphs.

Christchurch Temperature History May 2022

Temperature history in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313125°F25°F30°F30°F35°F35°F40°F40°F45°F45°F50°F50°F55°F55°F60°F60°F65°F65°F70°F70°F75°F75°F80°F80°FAprJun
The daily range of reported temperatures (gray bars) and 24-hour highs (red ticks) and lows (blue ticks), placed over the daily average high (faint red line) and low (faint blue line) temperature, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands.

Hourly Temperature in May 2022 in Christchurch

Hourly Temperature in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMAprJunvery coldcoldcool
frigid 15°F freezing 32°F very cold 45°F cold 55°F cool 65°F comfortable 75°F warm 85°F hot 95°F sweltering
The hourly reported temperature, color coded into bands. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
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Cloud Cover in May 2022 in Christchurch

Cloud Cover in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMAprJun
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
no significant cloudno cloud detectedceiling and visibility ok
The hourly reported cloud coverage, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds.

Observed Weather in May 2022 in Christchurch

Observed Weather in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMAprJun
foghazedrizzlelight rainmoderate rainheavy rainfreezing rainsleetsnow grainslight snowmoderate snowheavy snowhailthunderstorm
The hourly observed weather, color coded by category (in order of severity). If multiple reports are present, the most severe code is shown.
DayObservationsPrecipitationCodes
Sun, May 1 Light Rain, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, BR, BCFG
Mon, May 2 Light Rain, Patches of Fog, Shallow Fog-RA, BCFG, MIFG
Tue, May 3 Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog, Shallow FogFG, BR, BCFG, MIFG
Wed, May 4 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG
Thu, May 5 Light Rain, Fog, Mist-RA, FG, BR
Fri, May 6 Fog, MistFG, BR
Sat, May 7 Fog, Patches of FogFG, BCFG
Sun, May 8 RainRA
Mon, May 9 Rain, Recent Rain, Light RainRA, RERA, -RA
Tue, May 10 Showers of Rain, Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, HazeSHRA, -RA, -SHRA, HZ
Thu, May 12 Fog, Patches of FogFG, BCFG
Fri, May 13 Fog, Shallow FogFG, MIFG
Sat, May 14 Light Rain-RA
Sun, May 15 Rain, Recent Rain, Light Rain, Light Rain and Drizzle, Drizzle, Heavy Drizzle, Light Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, MistRA, RERA, -RA, -RADZ, DZ, +DZ, -DZ, REDZ, BR
Mon, May 16 Rain, Light Rain, Heavy Drizzle, Recent Drizzle, Fog, MistRA, -RA, +DZ, REDZ, FG, BR
Tue, May 17 Light Rain, Fog, Mist-RA, FG, BR
Wed, May 18 Light Rain, Fog, Mist-RA, FG, BR
Thu, May 19 Light Rain-RA
Fri, May 20 Recent Rain, Light RainRERA, -RA
Sun, May 22 Light Rain, Recent Drizzle-RA, REDZ
Mon, May 23 Light Rain-RA
Tue, May 24 Light Rain, Fog, Freezing Fog, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, FZFG, BCFG
Wed, May 25 Light Rain-RA
Thu, May 26 Light Rain, Showers of Light Rain, Drizzle, Recent Drizzle-RA, -SHRA, DZ, REDZ
Sat, May 28 Fog, Freezing Fog, Mist, Patches of FogFG, FZFG, BR, BCFG
Sun, May 29 Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of Fog-RA, FG, BR, BCFG
Mon, May 30 Recent Rain, Light Rain, Fog, Mist, Patches of FogRERA, -RA, FG, BR, BCFG

Hours of Daylight and Twilight in May 2022 in Christchurch

The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in May 2022 in Christchurch

The solar day over the course of May 2022. From bottom to top, the black lines are the previous solar midnight, sunrise, solar noon, sunset, and the next solar midnight. The day, twilights (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and night are indicated by the color bands from yellow to gray.

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in May 2022 in Christchurch

Solar Elevation and Azimuth in May 2022 in ChristchurchMay112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM2 AM2 AM4 AM4 AM6 AM6 AM8 AM8 AM10 AM10 AM12 PM12 PM2 PM2 PM4 PM4 PM6 PM6 PM8 PM8 PM10 PM10 PM12 AM12 AMAprJun0010102020001010202030
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Solar elevation and azimuth over the course of May 2022. The black lines are lines of constant solar elevation (the angle of the sun above the horizon, in degrees). The background color fills indicate the azimuth (the compass bearing) of the sun. The lightly tinted areas at the boundaries of the cardinal compass points indicate the implied intermediate directions (northeast, southeast, southwest, and northwest).

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in May 2022 in Christchurch

Moon Rise, Set & Phases in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM4 AM4 AM8 AM8 AM12 PM12 PM4 PM4 PM8 PM8 PM12 AM12 AMAprJunMay 18:29 AMMay 18:29 AMMay 164:15 PMMay 164:15 PMMay 3011:31 PMMay 3011:31 PM7:19 AM7:19 AM5:42 PM5:42 PM5:08 PM5:08 PM8:36 AM8:36 AM7:21 AM7:21 AM4:40 PM4:40 PM
The time in which the moon is above the horizon (light blue area), with new moons (dark gray lines) and full moons (blue lines) indicated. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.
May 2022IlluminationMoonriseMoonsetMoonriseMeridian PassingDistance
1
0%7:19 AMENE5:42 PMWNW-12:31 PMN246,709 mi
2
1%8:25 AMENE6:08 PMWNW-1:17 PMN248,549 mi
3
5%9:31 AMENE6:39 PMWNW-2:05 PMN250,094 mi
4
10%10:34 AMNE7:16 PMNW-2:55 PMN251,218 mi
5
16%11:33 AMNE8:01 PMNW-3:47 PMN251,788 mi
6
24%12:25 PMNE8:53 PMNW-4:39 PMN251,685 mi
7
33%1:09 PMNE9:51 PMNW-5:30 PMN250,822 mi
8
43%1:46 PMENE10:55 PMWNW-6:20 PMN249,165 mi
9
50%2:17 PMENE--7:08 PMN246,742 mi
10
63%-12:00 AMWNW2:43 PMENE7:55 PMN243,652 mi
11
73%-1:07 AMWNW3:06 PMENE8:40 PMN240,066 mi
12
82%-2:16 AMW3:28 PME9:25 PMN236,227 mi
13
90%-3:26 AMW3:49 PME10:11 PMN232,434 mi
14
96%-4:38 AMW4:12 PME10:59 PMN229,017 mi
15
99%-5:54 AMWSW4:37 PMESE11:51 PMN226,296 mi
16
100%-7:14 AMWSW5:08 PMESE--
17
100%-8:36 AMWSW5:48 PMSE12:47 AMN224,532 mi
18
97%-9:56 AMSW6:38 PMSE1:48 AMN223,882 mi
19
91%-11:09 AMSW7:40 PMSE2:52 AMN224,363 mi
20
83%-12:09 PMSW8:53 PMSE3:57 AMN225,853 mi
21
73%-12:56 PMWSW10:10 PMESE4:59 AMN228,126 mi
22
62%-1:32 PMWSW11:26 PMESE5:56 AMN230,904 mi
23
50%-2:00 PMWSW-6:48 AMN233,925 mi
24
39%12:40 AMESE2:24 PMWSW-7:36 AMN236,970 mi
25
29%1:50 AME2:45 PMW-8:20 AMN239,883 mi
26
20%2:58 AME3:05 PMW-9:03 AMN242,568 mi
27
12%4:04 AME3:25 PMWNW-9:45 AMN244,974 mi
28
6%5:09 AMENE3:47 PMWNW-10:29 AMN247,079 mi
29
2%6:15 AMENE4:11 PMWNW-11:13 AMN248,873 mi
30
0%7:21 AMENE4:40 PMWNW-12:00 PMN250,341 mi
31
0%8:25 AMNE5:15 PMNW-12:50 PMN251,454 mi

Humidity Comfort Levels in May 2022 in Christchurch

Humidity Comfort Levels in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMAprJun
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The hourly reported humidity comfort level, categorized by dew point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Wind Speed in May 2022 in Christchurch

Wind Speed in May 2022 in Christchurch1815222911223344556677889910101111121213131414151516161717181819192020212122222323242425252626272728282929303031310 mph0 mph5 mph5 mph10 mph10 mph15 mph15 mph20 mph20 mph25 mph25 mph30 mph30 mph35 mph35 mph40 mph40 mphAprJun
The daily range of reported wind speeds (gray bars), with maximum gust speeds (red ticks).

Hourly Wind Speed in May 2022 in Christchurch

Hourly Wind Speed in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMAprJun
0 mph calm 1 mph light air 4 mph light breeze 8 mph gentle breeze 13 mph moderate breeze 18 mph fresh breeze 25 mph strong breeze 31 mph near gale 39 mph gale 47 mph strong gale 55 mph storm 64 mph violent storm 73 mph hurricane force
The hourly reported wind speed, color coded into bands according to the Beaufort scale. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Hourly Wind Direction in 2022 in Christchurch

Hourly Wind Direction in 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313112 AM12 AM3 AM3 AM6 AM6 AM9 AM9 AM12 PM12 PM3 PM3 PM6 PM6 PM9 PM9 PM12 AM12 AMAprJun
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The hourly reported wind direction, color coded by compass point. The shaded overlays indicate night and civil twilight.

Atmospheric Pressure in May 2022 in Christchurch

Atmospheric Pressure in May 2022 in Christchurch18152229112233445566778899101011111212131314141515161617171818191920202121222223232424252526262727282829293030313129.0 inHg29.0 inHg29.5 inHg29.5 inHg30.0 inHg30.0 inHg30.5 inHg30.5 inHgAprJun
The daily range of atmospheric pressure (gray bars), as measured by the altimeter setting reported in e.g. a METAR report.

The details of the data sources used for this report can be found on the Christchurch International Airport page.

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